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Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2019
 
 

vmmouse_detect (1)

Name

vmmouse_detect - VMware mouse device autodetection tool

Synopsis

vmmouse_detect

Description

vmmouse_detect(1)           General Commands Manual          vmmouse_detect(1)



NAME
       vmmouse_detect - VMware mouse device autodetection tool

SYNOPSIS
       vmmouse_detect

OPTIONS
       vmmouse_detect has no options

DESCRIPTION
       vmmouse_detect  is a tool for detecting if running in a VMware environ-
       ment where vmmouse is used.  It exits with a  0  return  value  if  the
       vmmouse client is enabled, and 1 if not.

DIAGNOSTICS
       vmmouse_detect's exit status is used to communicate information.

       0      vmmouse_detect found a mouse and exited normally.

       1      Either  the  vmmouse  client was not enabled, or it is not being
              run from within a VMware virtual machine.

BUGS
       Please   report   bugs    in    vmmouse_detect    <https://bugs.launch-
       pad.net/ubuntu/+source/mdetect/vmmouse_detect>.

AUTHORS
       vmmouse_detect is copyright 2007 VMware, Inc.

LICENSING
       The  vmmouse_detect  source  code is licensed under a BSD-like license.
       See COPYING for details.

       This manual page is licensed under the GNU General Public License.


ATTRIBUTES
       See attributes(7) for descriptions of the following attributes:


       +---------------+-------------------------------------------+
       |ATTRIBUTE TYPE |             ATTRIBUTE VALUE               |
       +---------------+-------------------------------------------+
       |Availability   | x11/server/xorg/driver/xorg-input-vmmouse |
       +---------------+-------------------------------------------+
       |Stability      | Volatile                                  |
       +---------------+-------------------------------------------+
SEE ALSO
       mdetect(1), XFree86(1)



NOTES
       This    software    was    built    from    source     available     at
       https://github.com/oracle/solaris-userland.    The  original  community
       source   was   downloaded   from    https://www.x.org/releases/individ-
       ual/driver/xf86-input-vmmouse-13.1.0.tar.bz2

       Further information about this software can be found on the open source
       community website at https://www.x.org.



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